Women taking hold of technology
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Women taking hold of technology a collection of IWTC newsletters on women and appropriate technology issues. by

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Published by IWTC in New York .
Written in English


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ContributionsInternational Women"s Tribune Centre.
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The purchasing power of women in the U.S. ranges from $5 trillion to $15 trillion annually. (Source: Nielsen Consumer, ) Women control more than 60% of all personal wealth in the U.S. (Source: Federal Reserve, MassMutual Financial Group, BusinessWeek, Gallup) Women purchase over 50% of traditional male products, including automobiles, home. It’s time to stop fooling ourselves, says a woman who left a position of power: the women who have managed to be both mothers and top professionals are superhuman, rich, or self-employed. If we. In the early s, an interest in women and their connection with the environment was sparked, largely by a book written by Esther Boserup entitled Woman's Role in Economic Development. Starting in the s, policy makers and governments became more mindful of the connection between the environment and gender issues. Changes began to be made regarding natural resource and environmental. For more facts like this, check out the infographic below for all the latest (and exciting) stats about how women are making strides in the technology field—and why we need to make sure this trend keeps on going. Home page photo of woman in tech courtesy of Shutterstock. Infographic courtesy of .

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  Women in the Viking Age enjoyed more freedom and held more power in their society than many other women of their day. Technically, women couldn’t even . Women’s participation in decision-making is highly beneficial and their role in designing and applying public policies has a positive impact on people’s lives, women leaders and experts from around the world stressed at a high-level meeting in the capital of Chile. “It is not about men against.   Consider Microsoft: In October, the company reported that women comprise percent of its workforce, but only percent work in technical positions and just 23 percent hold .   In Rio, U.S. women outpaced men, taking home more Olympic medals than their male counterparts— 61 to be exact. A woman is even running for president. Today, women hold .